What state, county and municipal workers make

Excluding New York City, more than half a million state, county and municipal workers in New York made $29 billion in the fiscal year that ended on March 31, 2017, according to data provided by the Office of State Comptroller. That represents a 2.8 percent increase from the year before. Data for the 2015-16 year were also included in the table below.

You can also see this list of more than 500,000 government employees rounded up into a a database of more than 3,000 governmental units in New York State.

The data below, which cover active employees enrolled in the New York State and Local Retirement System, were obtained via a Freedom of Information Law request. You can read more here. This database was posted on Nov. 28, 2017.

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Name Employer name Amount Date Fiscal year Pension group
Name BOYLE, ROBERT S Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $131,962.34 Date 10/30/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROMANO, MARISA Employer name City of Yonkers Amount $131,960.61 Date 07/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHNUR, MICHAEL A Employer name Suffolk County Amount $131,960.26 Date 08/02/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRIM, NELCIA Employer name HSC at Brooklyn-Hospital Amount $131,960.15 Date 07/25/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIERNAN, WM PATRICK P Employer name Town of Southampton Amount $131,957.54 Date 04/26/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MULHOLLAND, DONNA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $131,955.30 Date 07/01/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MALAVEDIAZ, YVETTE Employer name NYS Dormitory Authority Amount $131,952.70 Date 09/04/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TRONOLONE, PAUL J Employer name Empire State Development Corp. Amount $131,950.46 Date 11/01/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRAPER, JENNIFER J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $131,950.07 Date 09/27/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name D'ANNA-GOSWICK, GINA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $131,947.35 Date 02/01/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POISSON, JOHN R Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $131,946.52 Date 08/10/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name SCHREIBER, OSCAR L Employer name Saratoga County Amount $131,940.76 Date 02/17/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HARE, RYAN B Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $131,939.60 Date 09/05/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KNIGHT, MICHAEL J Employer name Lawyers Client Protection Fund Amount $131,936.60 Date 08/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FLORES, ALEX A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $131,935.90 Date 05/08/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WARNKE, PETER J Employer name Village of Irvington Amount $131,931.57 Date 09/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name GIORDANO, RICHARD J Employer name Village of Freeport Amount $131,930.40 Date 08/05/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHROEDER, MICHAEL J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $131,924.22 Date 04/07/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BARANOWSKI, ELAINE C Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $131,921.85 Date 10/15/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BATISTA, MOISES Employer name Sing Sing Corr Facility Amount $131,920.31 Date 04/12/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ADORNO, ELIZABETH Employer name Washington Hts Unit Amount $131,919.63 Date 10/09/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHAUDHRY, ALI A Employer name Executive Chamber Amount $131,919.48 Date 10/24/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HERSKA, EDWARD Employer name East Ramapo CSD Amount $131,915.06 Date 07/25/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FARRELL, THOMAS E Employer name Mineola UFSD Amount $131,911.98 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUTLER, BRYAN W Employer name Village of Malverne Amount $131,908.69 Date 07/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name CHIAO, SEN-PU Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $131,905.90 Date 10/15/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GIBERSTONE, MINDY E Employer name Metropolitan Trans Authority Amount $131,900.22 Date 04/27/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OUZIEL, CARON H Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $131,892.95 Date 06/02/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VALENTINO, VINCENT A, JR Employer name Town of Greenburgh Amount $131,891.90 Date 07/18/1996 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BJORKANDER, JOHN T Employer name Village of Irvington Amount $131,891.52 Date 12/15/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGNANO, VINCENT Employer name Westchester County Amount $131,888.88 Date 02/14/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROTHSCHILD, DAVID A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $131,887.49 Date 08/17/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MICUCCI, RICHARD A Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $131,887.24 Date 01/18/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DOVIGH, JEFFREY T Employer name Division of State Police Amount $131,885.02 Date 10/30/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KUTSCHERA, THOMAS R Employer name Boces-Nassau Sole Sup Dist Amount $131,884.72 Date 09/21/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THAYER, SCOTT A Employer name Division of State Police Amount $131,884.56 Date 11/02/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OSBORN, NATHAN P Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $131,878.18 Date 10/20/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name RENE, JARED R Employer name Town of Greece Amount $131,877.25 Date 03/09/2009 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name BRISTOL, BENJAMIN L Employer name Westchester County Amount $131,876.44 Date 05/19/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MATHELIER, MARIE M Employer name Creedmoor Psych Center Amount $131,876.39 Date 08/16/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DRUMMOND, NORMA V Employer name Westchester County Amount $131,875.32 Date 12/19/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TARTAGLIA, PETER, JR Employer name Westchester County Amount $131,875.32 Date 09/19/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTOSIK, PAUL H Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $131,874.20 Date 03/02/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MAZZUCCA, JUDY R Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $131,873.11 Date 07/31/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KANTOR, ALAN J Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $131,871.61 Date 02/13/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHOENWIESNER, STEPHEN M Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $131,871.12 Date 09/16/1991 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VANDYKE, CAROL Employer name Commack UFSD Amount $131,870.72 Date 04/13/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOHNSON, JAMES B Employer name Fishkill Corr Facility Amount $131,869.50 Date 01/11/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DALEY, SCOTT J Employer name Division of State Police Amount $131,869.34 Date 12/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name EBERHARD, JASON G Employer name NYS Power Authority Amount $131,868.86 Date 05/10/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SOMOZA, MICHAEL S Employer name Nassau County Amount $131,867.74 Date 04/28/1989 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JONES, DWAYNE A Employer name City of New Rochelle Amount $131,867.58 Date 08/02/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name ZAFFRANN, RACHEL C Employer name Department of Law Amount $131,865.46 Date 05/27/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LEE, IVAN E Employer name Appellate Div 4Th Dept Amount $131,864.65 Date 02/09/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI MATTEO, RICHARD A Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $131,864.65 Date 06/13/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GETMAN, NATHANIEL P Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $131,864.65 Date 02/25/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHEER, ALAN D Employer name Third Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $131,864.65 Date 06/18/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BOBSEINE, MICHAEL K Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $131,864.65 Date 01/17/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DOYLE, RICHARD M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $131,864.65 Date 01/04/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PAVONE, SALVATORE A Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $131,864.65 Date 10/16/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PROANO, GALO M Employer name Fourth Jud Dept - Nonjudicial Amount $131,864.65 Date 04/14/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROSHEARS, TIMOTHY S Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $131,864.65 Date 08/06/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DUMAS, ELIZABETH M Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $131,864.65 Date 07/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIGGINBOTHAM, SHARON L Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $131,864.65 Date 09/20/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MOCERINE, JESSICA B Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $131,864.65 Date 01/03/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PACER, WALTER R, JR Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $131,864.65 Date 04/10/1979 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RICHARDSON, ROBERT N Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $131,864.65 Date 06/03/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILKS, KERRI L Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $131,864.65 Date 09/25/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WOLFE, KATHRYN G Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $131,864.65 Date 01/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRENDERGAST, MARC N Employer name Office of General Services Amount $131,863.55 Date 01/01/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ZEITLIN, JUDY F Employer name Town of Hempstead Amount $131,863.03 Date 03/24/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI BENEDETTO, SOLEDAD C Employer name Veterans Home at Montrose Amount $131,860.53 Date 04/06/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name IHENKO, UZOCHUKWU E Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $131,860.43 Date 08/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name TERWILLIGER, MATTHEW C Employer name Division of State Police Amount $131,859.05 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HERNANDEZ, DOUGLAS Employer name Oceanside Sanitary District #7 Amount $131,857.92 Date 06/29/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PIAZZA, ROBERT A Employer name Nassau County Amount $131,855.03 Date 07/01/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ANDERSON, DARNELLA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $131,853.98 Date 02/23/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SANTOMERO, SCOTT P Employer name Nassau County Amount $131,844.20 Date 03/01/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name DU ROSS, FRANK B Employer name Oneida County Amount $131,841.66 Date 09/03/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LUGO, MICHELLE A Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $131,839.09 Date 06/13/1988 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name NORTON, FLOYD L Employer name Green Haven Corr Facility Amount $131,837.50 Date 07/03/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DAWSON, CHRISTINE H Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $131,825.24 Date 01/08/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAINES, EDWARD S Employer name Division of State Police Amount $131,825.16 Date 09/09/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MANCHER, AUDREY L Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $131,823.30 Date 09/23/1985 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KEOUGH, PATRICIA A Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $131,822.80 Date 08/16/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLEIN, MARK E Employer name Department of Law Amount $131,821.84 Date 05/18/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CRESCENZO-BLANK, PATRICIA Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $131,820.81 Date 06/21/1982 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FERNANDEZ, IVAN R Employer name Port Authority of NY & NJ Amount $131,818.09 Date 10/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name KEOHANE, STEPHEN B Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $131,817.16 Date 04/20/1987 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name O'DONOGHUE-BASILE, LORRAINE D Employer name Supreme Court Clks & Stenos Oc Amount $131,810.51 Date 04/04/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SZYMANIAK, GREGORY Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $131,808.75 Date 10/19/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KROG, SUSAN M Employer name Boces Westchester Sole Supvsry Amount $131,807.31 Date 10/19/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PUOPLO, LINDA K Employer name City of White Plains Amount $131,803.79 Date 04/16/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC KINNEY, PAUL J Employer name Great Meadow Corr Facility Amount $131,802.48 Date 03/12/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ECHOLS, SEAN A Employer name City of Peekskill Amount $131,798.49 Date 08/14/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name HATCH, IAN V Employer name Westchester County Amount $131,793.67 Date 07/22/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LITTERE, DAVID D Employer name City of Buffalo Amount $131,788.03 Date 08/05/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name WRIGHT, SEAN F Employer name Division of State Police Amount $131,780.12 Date 09/26/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name LELIS, MYRA G Employer name Westchester Health Care Corp. Amount $131,776.67 Date 11/13/2000 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARONSON, SAUL Employer name Department of Law Amount $131,771.56 Date 06/09/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System